Welcome to Music in the Classic Period
This will be our class website, where all of the class documents, exercises, and links to music appear.
Right now I am still setting things up! Check back soon for more stuff.
Also, check out this page about Rococo design
Intro to the Classical Style
In the beginning we'll contrast these two pieces.
Corelli, Trio Sonata in D minor, Op. 5 No. 3: II. Allegro
Mozart, Violin Sonata in G major, K. 301: I. Allegro con spirito
Then we'll talk about these early transitional works from the "Rococo" era.
The galant style in France
Rameau, Les Indes galantes
Couperin, "Les Moissonneurs" from the 6th Ordre
Opera buffa in Italy
Pergolesi, La Serva Padrona